クラトフィル、ルーカスKratochvil, Lukas

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東京 + 81.3.6800.1877

ルーカス・クラトフィルは、エネルギーおよび天然資源分野におけるクロスボーダーM&A、国際的なジョイント・ベンチャー、プロジェクト開発において、20年の経験を有しています。石油およびガスのバリューチェーン全体、再生可能エネルギー、クリーンエネルギー、鉱業などの分野で幅広くアドバイスを提供しています。最近代理したアウトバウンド案件には、鉄鋼、水力発電、洋上風力発電、テクノロジー、自動車、製油所を含む石油・ガスの下流部門、鉱業などの分野が含まれます。

ルーカスは、2006年より東京を拠点とし、日本国内はもとより、東南アジア、ヨーロッパ、アフリカを中心とした世界40カ国以上の法域において、国内外のクライアントを代理し、画期的な取引やプロジェクトを担当してきました。

また、ルーカスは、鉄鋼、アグリビジネス、テクノロジー分野における企業の案件、特に複雑で国際的なジョイント・ベンチャーの取り決めやクロスボーダーM&Aに関するアドバイスも頻繁に行っています。

担当案件

  • Diebold Nixdorf successfully restructures over $2.7 billion in funded debt and completes the first-ever dual proceeding under the U.S. bankruptcy code and Dutch restructuring law in 71 daysIn the first-ever cross border restructuring involving dual main proceedings under chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and a scheme of arrangement (the "Dutch Scheme") under the Dutch Act on Confirmation of Extrajudicial Plans (Wet Homologatie Onderhands Akkoord ("WHOA")), and the first-ever chapter 15 recognition of Dutch Scheme proceedings and a sanctioned WHOA reorganization plan (the "WHOA Plan"), Jones Day represented Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated ("Diebold") and certain of its U.S. and Canadian subsidiaries (the "Debtors") in connection with (i) the prepackaged chapter 11 cases of In re Diebold Holding Company, LLC, et al., (Case No. 23-90602-DRJ) commenced on June 1, 2023, in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas (the "Bankruptcy Court"); (ii) the Dutch Scheme, commenced on June 1, 2023 by Diebold Nixdorf Dutch Holding B.V. (the "Dutch Issuer") in the District Court of Amsterdam (the "Dutch Court"), and (iii) the chapter 15 proceedings before the Bankruptcy Court commenced by the foreign representative of the Dutch Issuer, wherein the Bankruptcy Court recognized the Dutch Scheme proceeding as a foreign main proceeding and recognized and extended comity to the WHOA Plan that was sanctioned by the Dutch Court.
  • Chevron and MOECO agree to explore advanced closed loop geothermal pilot in Hokkaido, JapanJones Day advised Chevron New Energies on its agreement with Mitsui Oil Exploration Co., Ltd (MOECO) to proceed with the pilot testing of advanced geothermal technology, specifically advanced closed loop (ACL) technology.
  • DIC acquires photoresist polymers manufacturer PCAS CanadaJones Day advised DIC Corporation, a Japanese chemicals group operating globally in over 60 countries, in connection with its acquisition of Quebec-based PCAS Canada Inc., a company that manufactures and sells polymers used in photoresists for semiconductor photolithography, from PCAS S.A., a French company.
  • Alternate investment firm obtains $100 million secured facilitiesJones Day advised a leading alternative investment firm in connection with a $100 million secured holdco back leverage facility secured against its interests in certain portfolio companies.